Avo

Full Stack Developer – developer experience

If you want to apply, please submit your application by 11:59 pm PST on January 5. You can submit after the deadline - though keep in mind that the later you apply, the further along we are with other applicants. To get started, pop your email in the top right of this page.

What’s the opportunity? 🤔

Avo is a startup based in San Francisco and Iceland, and backed by world class investors, including Y Combinator and Heavybit. We are looking for someone experienced in developer tools with a passion for creating outstanding developer experiences to join our team.

What will I be doing? 🚀

  • Writing code generators for programming languages, including JavaScript, TypeScript, ReasonML, Python, Ruby, Java, Kotlin, Objective C, Swift, C#, which will run on web, mobile, server, and game engines.

  • Developing in ReasonML, using technologies such as Google Firestore, Cloud Functions, BigQuery and React web framework.

  • Creating the best possible developer experience for developers that are using Avo. This means anything from generating type-safe analytics code to building innovative and flexible developer products, such as the Avo CLI, CI and GitHub integrations, webhooks, static code analysis, and the Avo web UI.

  • Writing documentation that developers love.

  • Always be improving.

What skills and traits do I need? 📚

  • Excellent communication and organization skills. Able to convey and communicate results and learnings in a clear, precise, and actionable manner.

  • Willing and able to work in a remote culture and communicate in writing.

  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively within a cross-functional team.

  • Passion for creating an outstanding developer experience.

  • Excited about data-driven development.

  • Bonus for:

    • Experience with leveraging user behavior analytics to answer questions, for example, through building charts in Amplitude or querying SQL databases.

    • Experience implementing event-based analytics with tools such as Amplitude, Mixpanel, or Segment.

    • Experience building internal data pipelines.

    • Experience developing mobile SDKs.

    • Experience writing compilers.

What do I get? 😍

  • Join a high-performing, fast-moving, international startup, backed by world-class investors, including Y Combinator, Heavybit and GGV.

  • A company culture comprised of mutual respect, no politics, and all hands on deck.

  • Teammates that care about continuous improvement — for themselves and the company.

  • Top-of-the-line equipment.

  • A remote-friendly culture.

  • The opportunity to learn a lot and grow with us.

What are the next steps? 🐾

If you want to apply, please submit your application by 11:59 pm PST on January 5. You can submit after the deadline - though keep in mind that the later you apply, the further along we are with other applicants. To get started, pop your email in the top right of this page.

You’ll answer some questions that are related to your day-to-day job. After the job closes, your answers will go through our sift process: all answers will be anonymized, randomized and then reviewed by a panel of reviewers. In order to prevent bias we will not look at your CV until your answers have been anonymously reviewed and the shortlist has been drafted.

If you are shortlisted, we’ll invite you to the next step, and finally an interview. Also, we love giving feedback, so you'll be able to see how well you performed at each stage of the application process.

Expected duration of this application process: 3-6 weeks

Role posted - 2019-12-03T09:16:20Z 1:16am, 3rd Dec 2019 PST

Start now, finish later

  • Your application will be reviewed blind, to ensure fairness
  • You'll need a CV/résumé, but it'll only be considered if you score well on blind review

This role has no specific closing date, so it could close at any time

We'll email you a link to your application page so you can get back to it later

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